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The Importance of Being Earnest

The Importance of Being Earnest

  

by Oscar Wilde

The Importance of Being Earnest: The Most Immodest of the Ernest Movies True or False

1. What does Ernest confess to Algernon? -> That the woman masquerading as his ward is really his wife
2. What does Jack pretend to have? -> A personal relationship with the queen
3. What does Lady Bracknell determine after interviewing Ernest? -> That he is not who he says he is
4. What problem does Lady Bracknell have with Ernest? -> He is on too low a rung of the social ladder
5. What does Cecily try to avoid? -> Conversations about politics, religion, and country music

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